“The Glory of the Cross” (Amanda Craig, June ’19 704P Healing Service Sermon)

D.W.S. student Amanda Craig preaches at the closing Eucharist and Healing service presented by the DWS 704 class (June 18, 2019).
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Scripture Presentations from the June 2019 Session

During each IWS session, several scriptures are chosen for formal convocational worship as well as morning chapel services. I attempt to design various forms of presentation as a model of the ways that the arts can interact with the texts to communicate them well.
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Gordon T. Smith preaching

Trinity Sunday – Gordon T. Smith (2019 Commencement Sermon)

Rev. Dr. Gordon T. Smith, President of Ambrose University, preached on the Trinity at the 18th Commencement Service of the Robert E. Webber Institute for Worship Studies.
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Soul Care – June 2019 Chapel Series

Darrell Harris, Nancy Nethercott, andWalter Brown presented a series on Soul Care for the June 2019 on-campus intensive. Here is the audio and video.
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Strength in Weakness – June 2019 Opening Convocation Sermon (Dinelle Frankland)

Dr. Dinelle Frankland, Academic Dean, preached on 2 Corinthians 12:1-10 at the June 2019 Opening Convocation.
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“On the Mat” (Meghan Benson, January ’19 704P Healing Service Sermon)

D.W.S. student Meghan Benson preaches on Luke 5:18-25 the story of the paralytic healed by Jesus after being lowered by his friends through the roof. This sermon was delivered at the student-led January 2019 DWS 704 Practicum Service of Healing and Eucharist.
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Johnson University Chapel Address – October 2018

I had the honor and privilege of speaking at Johnson University’s chapel service on October 11. Continuing their series titled “Because of Your Participation in the Gospel,” I addressed how we can intensify our participation in the Gospel by partaking of the Eucharistic body of Christ in order to become the ecclesial body of Christ,...
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Heart of IWS: Creston Groover

Creston Groover has learned to plan worship services with a much greater degree of intentionality behind them — to the benefit of his congregation.
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Re-Enchanting Worship: Beauty, Heavenly Participation, and Worship Renewal (June ’18 Presidential Address)

Here is the Presidential Address from the June 2018 on-campus intensive session. This talk addresses a way of understanding beauty that can transform the way we approach worship and worship renewal.
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“The Eternal Weight of Glory” (June ’18 Convocation Sermon)

Dr. Kidd unpacks the implications of the Gospel, including a special application for those planning worship, in this sermon from the Opening Convocation of the June 2018 on-campus intensive session.
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Heart of IWS: Catherine Nance

A DWS student shares how one project deeply affected people in her congregation in this short video testimony.
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Heart of IWS: Pamela Gunter

Pamela Gunter shares about how the D.W.S. program has stretched her this short video testimony.
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Heart of IWS: Esther Chuang

Esther Chuang shares about what led her to IWS and the journey she has taken as a D.W.S. student in this short video testimony.
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“We Need a Healer”

Rev. Mike Waddey, a D.W.S. student, preaches on the coming of the Lord Jesus Christ into the world. The sermon comes from the closing Healing Eucharist, the DWS 704P Practicum during the January 2018 session.
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